edentulous patients

Aussie man a hero even without a great smile
Aussie man a hero even without a great smileAfter car crash and funny TV interview, Australian media focus on this man's missing teeth. Everyone knows a great smile helps with both appearance and with how you are perceived by most people. Shiny, functioning teeth can also help with self-esteem and quality of life. But the opposite is also true. Someone missing teeth might be perceived as unhappy or troubled, but that may not always be the case.
Academy of Osseointegration expands current clinical practice guidelines to include management of the edentulous maxilla
Academy of Osseointegration expands current clinical practice guidelines to include management of the edentulous maxillaThe edentulous maxilla often presents with a range of challenges and solutions that can be difficult for individual clinicians to navigate. To help them make choices that best utilize current research—and improve the quality and efficiency of patient care—the Academy of Osseointegration (AO) has expanded its current Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) to include management of patients with no teeth in the upper jaw.
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My practice is based in an area where retirees who have complex dental needs and are on a fixed income are much more the rule than the exception.